Communicating With Children About Sex: General Tips
This two-page handout educates parents about how to communicate with their children about sex. It offers communication guidance for how parents can answer questions, speak with their children, initiate the conversation, use specific and correct terminology, and be clear about their values, and provides other general tips. The document identifies questions kids commonly ask about sex, and gives advice for ways parents can approach answers to tough questions. Web links with more resources for parents are provided.